Period
to 14 August 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for JSR 170 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited JSR 170 over the 6 months to 14 August 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Content Repository API for Java (JCR) (JSR 170)
UK > England
6 months to
14 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 508 797 823
Rank change year-on-year +289 +26 +3
Contract jobs citing JSR 170 1 4 55
As % of all contract jobs advertised in England 0.003% 0.005% 0.059%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.011% 0.015% 0.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 26
Median daily rate - £600 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +26.32% +22.58%
UK median daily rate - £600 £475
% change year-on-year - +26.32% +18.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK median hourly rate - - -

JSR 170 is in the Software Libraries and Frameworks category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 9,367 26,412 32,543
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 31.04% 31.92% 34.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 6,340 18,603 23,215
Median daily rate £500 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £331 £345 £325
90th Percentile £700 £650 £638
UK median daily rate £500 £488 £475
% change year-on-year +2.56% +2.63% +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 147 272 334
Median hourly rate £35.00 £45.00 £41.53
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -22.22% +8.36% +3.83%
10th Percentile £23.10 £18.50 £15.55
90th Percentile £65.03 £61.32 £57.50
Median hourly rate £35.00 £44.00 £41.50
% change year-on-year -20.45% +6.02% +3.75%

JSR 170
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing JSR 170 as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for JSR 170 in England

JSR 170
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing JSR 170 in England.

Daily rate trend for JSR 170 in England

JSR 170
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing JSR 170 within the England region over the 6 months to 14 August 2020. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +201 1 - -
JSR 170
UK

For the 6 months to 14 August 2020, IT contractor jobs citing JSR 170 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the England region with a requirement for JSR 170.

1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) MySQL
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Apache
1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) Quality Management
1 1 (100.00%) Front Office
1 1 (100.00%) Back Office
1 1 (100.00%) LAMP
1 1 (100.00%) Hibernate
1 1 (100.00%) Spring
1 1 (100.00%) Maven
1 1 (100.00%) Java EE
1 1 (100.00%) Mule
1 1 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 1 (100.00%) Data Quality
1 1 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Database
1 1 (100.00%) Ansible
1 1 (100.00%) DevOps
1 1 (100.00%) Microservices
1 1 (100.00%) WildFly
1 1 (100.00%) Kubernetes
1 1 (100.00%) Grafana
1 1 (100.00%) Cloud Native
1 1 (100.00%) Prometheus
1 1 (100.00%) Deployment Automation
1 1 (100.00%) Infrastructure Engineering

JSR 170
Co-occurring IT Skills in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (100.00%) Apache
1 1 (100.00%) Mule
1 1 (100.00%) WildFly
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) MySQL
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (100.00%) Maven
General
1 1 (100.00%) Back Office
1 1 (100.00%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Cloud Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) DevOps Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Java Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Kubernetes Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) Hibernate
1 1 (100.00%) Java EE
1 1 (100.00%) LAMP
1 1 (100.00%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Cloud Native
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Deployment Automation
1 1 (100.00%) DevOps
1 1 (100.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) Microservices
1 1 (100.00%) Quality Management
1 1 (100.00%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) Python
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) Ansible
1 1 (100.00%) Grafana
1 1 (100.00%) Kubernetes
1 1 (100.00%) Prometheus
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle